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The proverbial "Pied piper" a festschrift volume of essays in honor of Wolfgang Mieder on the occasion of his sixty-fifth birthday /

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Corporate Authors: ProQuest Ebook Subscriptions., ProQuest (Firm)
Other Authors: McKenna, Kevin J., Mieder, Wolfgang.
Format: Online Book
Language:English
French
German
Russian
Spanish
Published: New York : Peter Lang, c2009.
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Table of Contents:
  • Also der Mieder / Jürgen Kleist
  • Lively representing the proverbs: a pack of late seventeenth-century English playing cards engraved with proverb representations / Malcolm Jones
  • Zipper Stories / Jan Brunvand
  • Crossover proverbs: a preliminary sampling / Shirley L. Arora
  • "Dirty words": nomenclature practices and the African Human Genome Project / Robert J. Gordon
  • Vox populi: parody and political proverbs / Kimberly J. Lau
  • From mochit' to koshmarit': some observations about Russian political language, 1999-2008 / Andrey Reznikov
  • Some essentials on the popularity of (American) proverbs / Peter Grzybek and Christoph Chlosta
  • From a structural semantic analysis towards a computational proverb classification framework / Galit Hasan-Rokem and Pavel Kats
  • The Chinese sources of common Far-Eastern proverbs / Gyula Paczolay
  • "The pun is mightier than the sword": types of punning in Anglo-American anti-proverbs / Anna T. Litovkina
  • Proverbial and anti-proverbial variants of On ne peut pas avoir le beurre et l'argent du beurre / Péter Barta
  • A modern thesaurus of Russian proverbs: principles and problems / Valerij Mokienko
  • A few remarks on Piedmontese proverbs / Antonella Borra
  • Zur Übersetzung italienischer Sprichwörter im PONS Grosswörterbuch Italienisch / Adriana Borra
  • Bulgarian paremiography / Hrisztalina Hrisztova-Gotthardt
  • Questioning the rod: male mastery and female resistance in Winsbeckin, mgf 474 / Olga V. Trokhimenko
  • 'El llanto en el buen varón, nobleza, coraje y gran corazón': Un proverbio ausente en la paremiología hispánica / Juan Francisco Maura
  • "The bird and the fish can fall in love
  • ": proverbs and anti-proverbs as variations on the theme of racial and cultural intermingling in The time of our singing / Dennis F. Mahoney
  • "Mir konnte Niemand mehr Sprichwörter für Worte vormachen": Otto Grünmandl's critique of proverbial language in his novel Das Ministerium für Sprichwörter (1970) / Helga Schreckenberger
  • Proverbes, sentences et pedagogie: Sergej Nikolaevič Glinka et Le Comte F.E. Anhalt / Stéphane Viellard
  • Proverbs and the folk tale in the Russian cinema: the case of Sergei Eisenstein's film classic Aleksandr Nevsky / Kevin J. McKenna.